Sonny Irawan

Associate Professor

Drilling Engineering

Nazarbayev University




He has an Undergraduate, Master’s and a Doctorate degree in Petroleum Engineering, from the University Pembangunan National “Veteran” Yogyakarta, Institute Technology Bandung and Universiti Teknologi Malaysia respectively. The topic of my Doctor of Petroleum engineering degree was Development of beneficiation Technique for Bentonite for Application in Petroleum Industry, with a special focus on the purification of Sabah Bentonite used for drilling and cementing additive. In addition to this, I have attended several short courses related to production and reservoir engineering. I am currently Deputy Head and Associate Professor in Petroleum Engineering Department at Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS – Perak Darul Ridzuan – Malaysia.